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Depicts religious services held dring Rosh Hoshanah. Documents dedication ceremonies for the Upper Northwood Jewish Community Center. Portrays a prayer service at the West Philadelphia Jewish Community Center. Depicts a plaque honoring Jewish servicemen as well as an architectural drawing of the YMH...

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Corporate Author: Philadelphia Record
Language:English
Published: 1934-1945
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Online Access:Philadelphia Record Photograph Morgue (Name Index)
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Summary: Depicts religious services held dring Rosh Hoshanah. Documents dedication ceremonies for the Upper Northwood Jewish Community Center. Portrays a prayer service at the West Philadelphia Jewish Community Center. Depicts a plaque honoring Jewish servicemen as well as an architectural drawing of the YMHA building at Broad and Pine Streets designed by Frank E. Hahn. YMHA activities depicted include drawing, chess, weightlifting, and swimming. Portrays the Hebrew Basketball Club team. Depicts hobbyists, handicrafts, and color guard drills at the vacation school of the Hebrew Sunday School Society. Includes scenes from the historical pagaent Romance of a People, which was held at Convention Hall.
These subject entries for the Philadelphia Record newspaper’s photo “morgue” are primarily for Places (buildings, parks, streets, etc.), Things (Bicycles, Bison, Blind Persons [just sampling the B’s]), Events (Democratic National Convention 1936, Flourtown Fair, Harvest Week) and Social Constructs (Home Economics, City Planning, Eating & Drinking, etc.). Each of these subjects became a MARC record which included a call number. In the case of these records, the call numbers are the actual folder numbers for the materials referenced. Therefore, these subject headings are really also an index for this section of the Philadelphia Record newspaper’s photograph morgue. [The name section of the Philadelphia Record photo morgue represents individuals, A-Z, and
Item Description: Part of the Philadelphia Record Photograph Collection; for general information, see collection record.
Physical Description: 33 photoprints : silver gelatin